Polar Bears of Churchill | November 7 - 12, 2019

With an expert naturalist as your guide, observe polar bears interacting and playing from the comfort of a custom-designed Arctic Crawler. Exclusive educational experiences distinguish this program, including presentations by experts at Churchill’s Northern Studies Centre and your local guide.

Much like the bears themselves, visitors make their way to Churchill each fall when temperatures drop, brimming with anticipation. The reward: experiences of a lifetime including a special opportunity to witness one of the largest confluences of polar bears in the world. During this six-day journey, it is possible to observe polar bears interact and play from a custom-designed Arctic Crawler. On this wildlife expedition, surrounded by experts and featuring up-close experiences, be part of an extraordinary natural phenomenon and unforgettable adventure.

Shared with travelers from cosponsoring associations, space is limited, so please contact the Alumni Travel Study Program at (866) 325-8664 or email to travelstudy@columbia.edu for more information and to reserve your place today.